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Celanese Completes Santoprene Deal
The acquisition was previously announced in June 2021 for a price of $1.15 billion.
December 1, 2021
ConocoPhillips Acquires Delaware Basin Asset
The firm estimates 2022 production from the purchased assets will total 200 MBOED.
December 1, 2021
Unity Completes Weta Deal
The deal is intended to empower game developers, artists and consumer content creators with content creation tools used in film and television.
December 1, 2021
ClearStar Acquires Employee Screening
The deal will strengthen ClearStar’s ability to operate coast-to-coast and expand its customer service capabilities.
December 1, 2021
Prometheus Group Buys Ventureforth
This is the sixth acquisition made by Prometheus Group since being acquired by Genstar Capital in 2019.
December 1, 2021


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Rent the Runway Among Notable Middle-Market IPOs in October

Informatica and Portillos also went public.
November 18, 2021
Strategic Buyers

Instacart Among Biggest Middle-Market Buyers in October

Zillow and Sixth Street Partners also completed deals.
November 18, 2021

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